Chief Executive Officer, Director
Shawn Nelson founded Lovesac in 1998 and is currently serving as Chief Executive Officer of the Company and as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Nelson is the lead designer of the Company's patented products and leads sourcing, creative, design, public relations, investor relations and culture. In 2005, Mr. Nelson won Richard Branson's "The Rebel Billionaire" on Fox and continues to participate in ongoing TV appearances. Mr. Nelson has a Master's Degree in Strategic Design and Management and is a graduate-level instructor at Parsons, The New School for Design in New York City. Mr. Nelson is also fluent in Mandarin.
President and Chief Operating Officer
Mary Fox is the President and Chief Operating Officer of The Lovesac Company. Previously, she served as General Manager for North America Consumer Products at BIC (OTCMKTS: BICEF) from 2018 to November 2021. Prior to joining BIC, she spent six years at L’Oréal (OTCMKTS: LRLCF) in various roles within Ecommerce, New Business Development, and Business Transformation in the United States. Before L’Oréal, Ms. Fox held several senior leadership positions at Walmart (NYSE: WMT) in both the United States and International divisions. During her time as SVP Global Sourcing at Walmart, Ms. Fox co-founded the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) in 2009 with Patagonia, which is now the leading global apparel, footwear, and textile coalition focused on sustainable production. From 2021 to 2023, Ms. Fox also served as a director of AF Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: AFAQU) from 2021 to 2023, and since March 2023 as an Operating Advisor for AF Ventures, a consumer fund for emerging state growth businesses in categories which include, food, beverage, health, wellness and beauty. She also served on the Board of Directors of The Lovesac Company from 2020 to November 2021. Ms. Fox graduated from Coventry University in the United Kingdom and holds a degree in manufacturing engineering and business studies.
Chief Strategy Officer, Director
Jack Krause is the Chief Strategy Officer of The Lovesac Company and a member of the Board of Directors. Previously, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Lovesac from 2015 until November 2021. During those years the Lovesac brand achieved a sales CAGR of +37%, executed an IPO and achieved growing profitability. Prior to Lovesac, Mr. Krause served as President of Vitamin World, a division of NBTY. He also served as Senior Vice-President of Watch Station Global Retail and Skagen from 2011 to 2013. Mr. Krause also held the position of General Manager of Sunglass Hut North America from 2008 to 2010 along with other executive positions at Luxottica. Mr. Krause worked for 11 years at Bath and Body Works in roles of increasing responsibility leading to Senior Vice-President of Brand Development from 2004 to 2006. Prior to that he spent 10 years in brand management at Jergens and Marion Consumer Products. Mr. Krause has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Miami University.
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary of the Company
Donna Dellomo is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary of The Lovesac Company. Prior to joining The Lovesac Company, Ms. Dellomo was Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of Perfumania Holdings, a $540 million publicly traded company with over 290 retail locations, owned and licensed brands and a wholesale distribution network from January 1998 to January 2017. She also held progressive positions from October 1988 to December 1997 as Internal Audit Manager, Accounting Manager and Corporate Controller at Cybex International, Inc., a $125 million publicly traded company that manufactured and distributed fitness, rehabilitative and health care equipment. Ms. Dellomo is a Certified Public Accountant with initial focus on audit and tax and is also a past Member of the Board of Trustees of Molloy University and Chair of their Fiscal Affairs Committee.